hmm Thank you Mike Moss I will give it a try. I unplugged the drive a year ago now and still haven't dealt with it.
Sept 2010 Acer Intel Atom N450 1.66 GHz, 1GB RAM, 160 GB Harddrive, Windows 7 Starter Edition
Feb 2010 Toshiba Satellite AMD Athlon II Dual Core M320 2.1 GHz, 3 GB Ram, 270 GB Harddrive, Windows 7 Home Premium Edition
built in 2002 (with a LOT of help from this forum!)
XP Pro SP2 on P4: 1.6GHz (512K NW)-478 , ASUS P4S533 SiS645DX audio S/PDIF LAN ata133 USB 1.1 | Case, Power & Fans-Antec SX1030B | Maxtor DX740-6L 40G ata133 7200rpm 2mb buffer |Lite-ON 40/12/48 LTR-40125S | ATI OEM 8500LE 64 MB w/DVI | 512 MB DDR333. Added Spring 2006:
Maxtor 250G ata133 7200rpm (failed August 2009
), 1 GB DDR333, USB 2.0 (never really worked), Hauppauge WinTV PVR 350 (never really used), Samsung 16x DVD+-RW 5x Dual Layer.